Local Review: Pillow Dragon – Teen Witch

Local Review: Pillow Dragon – Teen Witch
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Pillow Dragon are a local duo that have taken the purest elements of industrial and combined them with a modern-day feel. The best example I can give of this combination is “Repulse,” a catchy beat layered on top of subtle synth and laced with smooth, controlled vocals. … read more

Review: Uniform – The Long Walk

Review: Uniform – The Long Walk
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Uniform = Atari Teenage Riot + Ministry / Tactical Sekt … read more

Review: Father Murphy – Pain Is On Our Side Now

Review: Father Murphy – Pain Is On Our Side Now
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Listening to this album, I found myself imagining specters and spirits dancing around a blasphemous circle of flame, while in the distance, demonic cries echo in a storm of violent proportions. … read more

Review: Fractal Mirror – Garden of Ghosts
Review: Pop. 1280 – Way Station

Review: Pop. 1280 – Way Station
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Pop. 1280 = Sisters of Mercy + Type O Negative / SPK … read more

Review: Tyler Newman – Zonekiller (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Review: Tyler Newman – Zonekiller (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
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As I contemplate a robot apocalypse or a tyrannical future controlled by a mindless government, I take with me a soundtrack that gives life to these ideas. If you enjoy ’80s-infused dark electro comparable to the Quake soundtrack, I highly recommend this album. … read more

Local Review: September Say Goodbye – Some Beginnings End
Review: Divider – Minimal Distraction EP

Review: Divider – Minimal Distraction EP
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Divider’s new EP, Minimal Distraction, sidestepped the mainstream approach to EBM and pulled from the traditional era of the mid-’80s early-’90s electronic sound. The dark, surrounding electronic beat enhanced by the vocals creates an atmosphere of aggression and anxiety. … read more

Review: Father Murphy – Croce
Review: Empty Flowers – The Air You Found

Review: Empty Flowers – The Air You Found
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It is not often that I hear traditional rock mixed with ambient electronic themes and can say I enjoy it. Empty Flowers showed me that the two can be beautifully united into an ocean of imagery.  … read more